Spanish superstar Rafael Nadal has confirmed that he will be playing at The Queen's Club in the Aegon Championships from June 19-25 as a warm-up for Wimbledon.
Last year Nadal missed the whole grass court season due to a wrist injury and in 2017 has shown that he has recovered well by finishing runner-up to Roger Federer at the Australian Open.
A message from @RafaelNadal.
— Aegon Championships (@QueensTennis) February 7, 2017
The 14-time grand slam winner previously won the Queen’s event in 2008 beating Novak Djokovic in the final and then going on to win the Wimbledon title for the first time over Federer in a five-set thriller.
Nadal released a statement confirming his participation at Queen's saying, "I am very happy to be coming back to Queen's…. It is the best way for me to be ready for Wimbledon."